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This is our Kitty Hawk Moment

It will be the first proof of a new mode of transportation since 1903 when the Wright Brothers flew the first motorised aero plane on Kitty Hawk beach in North Carolina. Dr. Alan James, VP, Worldwide Business Development, Hyperloop One, talks about a futuristic mode of travel. Only thing, the future maybe upon us sooner […]

French Firm to Develop Mashhad Airport

French Construction Company Vinci SA agreed to develop Mashhad International Airport after representatives of the company visited the Iranian airport and held talks with its officials, as per reports. The French company signed a memorandum of understanding for the development of Mashhad International Airport, also known as Shahid Hashemi Nejad International Airport. Mashhad, the capital […]

Central to Growth

Central public sector enterprises (CPSE) are getting a fillip but many legacy issues still remain. Central public sector enterprises (CPSE) or public sector units (PSU) as they are more popularly known, have played a major role in India’s economic growth in the Independent era. Their existence can be broken down into three distinctive periods, namely […]

IPA to Grow to Rs 70,875 Cr by 2019 – 20

The Indian Paint Association (IPA), the unveiled the report on the Indian Paint Market – “Size & Future of Coating Industry” compiled by Nielsen Corporation. Siddaramaiah Chief Minister of Karnataka and R.V. Deshpande, Minister for Commerce and Industries, Government of Karnataka.,unveiled the report on the Indian Paint Industry. On the occasion of Indian Paint Association’s […]

AAI to Improve Civic Aviation

The Airports Authority of India (AAI) will pump in investments to the tune of Rs17,500 crore to improve civil aviation infrastructure in the next five years, mentioned reports. The Gannavaram airport expansion work was on at a brisk pace in an extent of 800 acres of land. Visakhapatnam would also get connectivity to some more […]

A Green Metro

The Mumbai metro line III project has an economic internal rate of return (IRR) of 18.2 per cent, which is very high, points out Ashwini Bhide, MD, Mumbai Metro Rail Corp. The work for Mumbai’s fully underground mero line III has begun in full swing. All along the 33.5-km long route, barricades have been put […]


Showing off the Equipment ! With over 31,000 visitors and 647 exhibitors from 30 countries, the event was easily the greatest construction equipment show in the world. Business transactions, high-quality trade visitors and more participants than in 2014: BAUMA CONEXPO INDIA, which took place at HUDA Ground in Gurgaon/Delhi from December 12 to 15, 2016, […]